PRINCIPAL RECEIVES MASTER OF SCIENCEBondBeebe
Bond Beebe, a certified public accounting and advisory firm with offices in Bethesda, Maryland and Alexandria, Virginia, announced today that John A. Merchant, a Principal with the firm, has recently received his Master of Science degree in Forensic Studies from Stevenson University. Individuals with a Forensic Studies degree are able to help corporations, government agencies, and other organizations with fraud prevention and fraud investigation. They can also assist businesses with merger and acquisition analyses; litigation support services; specialized audits; and investigations involving terrorist activities, taxes; economic crime; cyber crime; white collar crime, money laundering, and security fraud. Said Merchant, “Forensic Accounting has become a highly complex discipline with many areas of specialty. Through participating in Stevenson University’s Forensic Studies program, I am better prepared to assist law firms with their white collar crime cases as well as help corporations and membership organizations with their fraud prevention and investigation needs.” For over 75 years, Bond Beebe has worked with small to mid-sized businesses, membership organizations, employee benefit plans, other nonprofits and high net-worth individuals to help them achieve their goals, increase productivity and efficiency and maintain compliance. The company’s broad range of services includes: auditing & accounting; tax planning & compliance; financial planning; business advisory; forensic accounting & litigation support; and information technology consulting. From its two offices in Bethesda, Maryland and Alexandria, Virginia, Bond Beebe brings trust, values, service, and imagination to every client engagement.